New American Standard Bible
So the priests agreed that they would take no more money from the people, nor repair the damages of the house.
King James Bible
And the priests consented to receive no more money of the people, neither to repair the breaches of the house.
Darby Bible Translation
And the priests consented to receive no money of the people, and that they should only repair the breaches of the house.
World English Bible
The priests consented that they should take no [more] money from the people, neither repair the breaches of the house.
Young's Literal Translation
And the priests consent not to receive money from the people, nor to strengthen the breach of the house,
2 Kings 12:8 Parallel
LibraryWhether the Debt of Punishment Remains after Sin?
Objection 1: It would seem that there remains no debt of punishment after sin. For if the cause be removed the effect is removed. But sin is the cause of the debt of punishment. Therefore, when the sin is removed, the debt of punishment ceases also. Objection 2: Further, sin is removed by man returning to virtue. Now a virtuous man deserves, not punishment, but reward. Therefore, when sin is removed, the debt of punishment no longer remains. Objection 3: Further, "Punishments are a kind of medicine" …
Saint Thomas Aquinas—Summa Theologica
The Medes and the Second Chaldaean Empire
2 Kings 12:7
Then King Jehoash called for Jehoiada the priest, and for the other priests and said to them, "Why do you not repair the damages of the house? Now therefore take no more money from your acquaintances, but pay it for the damages of the house."
2 Kings 12:9
But Jehoiada the priest took a chest and bored a hole in its lid and put it beside the altar, on the right side as one comes into the house of the LORD; and the priests who guarded the threshold put in it all the money which was brought into the house of the LORD.
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